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Deputy smells marijuana, leads to arrest of man for 150 plants near Alexandria
February 25, 2016 - 8:58pm
February 6, 2016
BOYS BASKETBALL: Poor second half costs BHS in loss to Alex
February 6, 2016 - 10:34pm
January 23, 2016
Bemidji’s Maggie Marcotte (2) and Alexandria’s Karina Carlsen (31) battle for the puck during the first period of a game Saturday in Bemidji. Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer
GIRLS HOCKEY: Jacks can't finish comeback
January 23, 2016 - 9:26pm
BHS’S Josh Lusby (13) AND Alexandria’s Derek Berning (26) battle each other for the puck during a game Saturday in Bemidji. Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer
BOYS HOCKEY: Lusby scores two in 6-0 BHS rout
January 23, 2016 - 9:18pm
December 21, 2015
Alexandria man arrested in federal money laundering sting
December 21, 2015 - 6:15pm
December 1, 2015
Laura Ann Schwendemann
U-Morris student might have died from meth: Suspect in case will be charged with concealing location of her body
December 1, 2015 - 10:20pm
November 14, 2015
Trapper found dead in slough near Alexandria
November 14, 2015 - 5:00pm
October 27, 2015
A group of about 110 area firefighters, first responders and law enforcement students and officers search a field in southeast Forada on Friday, Oct. 23, 2015, looking for any clues that could be connected to the disappearance of 18-year-old Laura Ann Schwendemann of Starbuck. (Al Edenloff | Forum News Service)
Investigators believe body found is missing teen
October 27, 2015 - 12:12pm
October 20, 2015
Laura Ann Schwendemann
Help sought in finding college student last seen in Alexandria
October 20, 2015 - 12:16pm
October 18, 2015
Bemidji's Jens Huseby catches a touchdown pass in the second quarter over the defense of Alexandria's Michael Helgeson. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
PREP FOOTBALL: Lumberjacks fall to Cardinals in semifinals
October 18, 2015 - 1:08pm
September 17, 2015
FOOTBALL: Jacks welcome Alexandria for homecoming Friday
September 17, 2015 - 11:11pm
August 6, 2015
Gail Murray of Carlos and Cal Stueve of Alexandria burst with excitement over their big win from the Minnesota State Lottery. The friends both walked away with $500,000.08 from a $50 scratch-off ticket that they purchased together. (Annie Harman/ Echo Press)
Million dollar duo: Alexandria-area friends win $1 million on bar scratch-off ticket
August 6, 2015 - 8:11pm
July 23, 2015
Bemidji’s Austin Weidemann stretches out in time to make the catch and get Alexandria’s Grant Toivonen out at first base during their Sub-State game Thursday at BSU. Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji falls to Alexandria, 10-0, at sub-state tourney
July 23, 2015 - 11:06pm
Alexandria man to serve 14 years in prison for sexual assaults, robberies
July 23, 2015 - 10:07am
July 9, 2015
Minnesota teen dies from infection after swimming in lake
July 9, 2015 - 6:13pm